Category Archives: Sketchbooks

Easter holiday sketches.

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A bus journey.

The number 263 to Highbury Corner around 11am on the 26th February 2018.

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A school trip and A4 sheet of paper.

A trip to the Globe theatre. Every time there was a break, out came the crumpled piece of paper.

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Sketchbook work and a small sculpture.

I’ve been moving house, hence the lack of posts. As soon as things are out of boxes expect a flood of work. In the meantime, here’s some sketches made over the last few weeks.

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Holiday Art 3. Derbyshire Landscapes.

The landscape of derbyshire is dramatic in the the summertime, the exuberence of the heather, the texture of the gritstone, the abundance of greens, all topped by the big busy sky. All paintings / drawings  are from my A3 sketchbook.  … Continue reading

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Holiday Art 3. People.

My eldest son. A study in blues. Acrylic & pencils. The dry look of the texture and colour scheme was influenced by frescos. The pose and look are all his own. Started form life, then finished of from quick images … Continue reading

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Holiday Art 2. Architecture.

A quiet part of Venice in a small sketchbook. Made in 30 minutes. Occassional splashes from water taxis outstanding a rather pleasant time was had. The front of a Palladian Villa in very bright sunlight. Rhythmic mark-making. Nice strong shadows. … Continue reading

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